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Playing White

4.25 of 5 stars 4.25  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  1 review
Winter season. Winter holidays. I love the word white. Playing white chess. Playing white.
Set in St Petersburg, the short story is a winter tale. The main personage is Oscar Maria Graf, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. A Stenbock-like figure, by his origin and his dabbling in literature, Oscar is much hotter, more active, able-bodied, pragmatic and of great vitality th
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Published December 12th 2012 by Smashwords Edition
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Decent enough story but the translation was so bad it was almost impossible to read, sometimes you had to guess what was actually being described.
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Feb 14, 2013
Lara Biyuts
Dec 13, 2012 Lara Biyuts rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
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Hi. Author of 14 books of fiction, writer of the blog RevueBlanche, collage maker for my book covers, translator, I sign my translations as Larisa Biyuts. Proud to be a Goodreads librarian.
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